Kelly Clarkson released her first holiday album, Wrapped In Red, just one year ago. It became the best selling Christmas album of the year, and it looks like the versatile pop singer is going to be spreading the holiday cheer for many years to come: Kelly Clarkson has just announced her first annual Christmas benefit concert, Miracle On Broadway. The concert will be held on December 20th, and will feature special guests including Hayley Williams of Paramore, Reba McEntire, Trisha Yearwood, and Ronnie Dunn, among others. The latter three country stars were also featured on the Wrapped In Red album.
Here is the full press release:
Grammy Award winner Kelly Clarkson will perform her first annual benefit concert, Miracle on Broadway, at Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena on Saturday, December 20. Clarkson has tapped a star-studded special guest lineup of artist friends including Reba, Trisha Yearwood, Garth Brooks, Ronnie Dunn, Kacey Musgraves, Paramore’s Hayley Williams, Charles Esten, Meghan Trainor and more to sing their versions of classic Christmas favorites, as well as join her in performing original hits from her platinum selling Christmas album, Wrapped In Red. All proceeds will benefit four of Nashville’s finest charities: Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt, Monroe Harding Children’s Home, Second Harvest Food Bank, and Thistle Farms. For all the up-to-date concert information and artist announcements, stay tuned to www.KellyClarkson.com and @KellyClarkson.
“I love my adopted hometown of Nashville with all of my heart and I am so honored to be able to give back to the community alongside some of my favorite artists and friends for my first annual Miracle on Broadway benefit concert!” says Clarkson. “I thank all of the artists joining me, as well as the people of Nashville for making me feel so welcome over the last 7 years I have called it home!”
Tickets go on sale Saturday, October 18 at 10am via Livenation.com, all Ticketmaster outlets, charge by phone at 1-800-745-3000 or box office.
Kelly recently filmed a music video for her Christmas album’s new single, “Wrapped In Red.” There is no confirmation as to when the video will be released, but it should be out by the end of November.
Wrapped In Red will be re-released at Walmart with an exclusive bonus DVD containing the entirety of Kelly Clarkson’s Cautionary Christmas Tale. The show first aired last year on NBC.
If you would like to attend the Miracle On Broadway benefit concert in Nashville, you can purchase tickets starting this Saturday, October 18th. Proceeds will benefit the Monroe Carell Jr Children’s Hospital, Monroe Harding Children’s Home, Second Harvest Food Bank, and Thistle Farms.